public health

Enabling the collaborative research in Precision Health that is instrumental in the transition to preventative medicine



Rebecca Fitzgerald

rcf29@cam.ac.uk

Medicine  Oncology  

Prof Fitzgerald's group focuses on oesophageal and gastric cancer by understanding the underlying clinical, genetic and cell environmental factors, developing and evaluating new diagnostic tools to identify patients' cancer development risk, and improving the molecular characterisation of oesophago-gastric cancer to inform patient management.

clinical trials  public health  early detection  oesophageal/gastric cancer  

Richard Samworth

r.samworth@statslab.cam.ac.uk

Physical  Mathematical Statistics  

Prof Samworth's main research interests are in nonparametric and high-dimensional statistics. Particular topics include shape-constrained density estimation and other nonparametric function estimation problems, nonparametric classification, clustering and regression, the bootstrap and high-dimensional variable selection problem. Further applciations include public health, genetics, archaeology and oceanography.

public health  genetics  nonparametric  high-dimensional statistics